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any of numerous insects of the family Calliphoridae that deposit their eggs or larvae on carrion or excrement or in wounds of living animals.
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|Noun||1.||blow fly - large usually hairy metallic blue or green fly; lays eggs in carrion or dung or wounds|
fly - two-winged insects characterized by active flight
Calliphora vicina, bluebottle - blowfly with iridescent blue body; makes a loud buzzing noise in flight